Leicester Metropolis striker Jamie Vardy will probably be out of motion “for just a few weeks” as a result of a small hernia operation, the EPL group confirmed Friday.
Fox Quantity 9 managed a hernia drawback all through the 2020/21 marketing campaign, scoring 13 targets in all competitions, however now he plans to have a small corrective process within the coming days.
“Jamie Vardy will probably be out for just a few weeks.” ?
– Leicester Metropolis (@LCFC) January 22, 2021:
“Jamie Vardy will probably be out for just a few weeks,” Brendan Rodgers instructed the media. “As you realize, we’ve been managing it for the final variety of months, and it’s been completely improbable.
“Clearly Dennis Praet has been away, and Wes Morgan will nonetheless be out for just a few weeks, however aside from that, we have now the identical group.
“It is one that does not hold him (Vardy) out for too lengthy, however it’s only a restore round that space of the hernia. It is one which we really feel he cannot actually get well far more.
In the meantime, Rodgers has revealed that he’ll have the ability to use his group’s depth at Brentford Neighborhood Stadium on Sunday, however the 47-year-old insists he’ll nonetheless be an aggressive XI.
Requested if he would return to the group, he added: “Sure, however we’ll at all times have a powerful group. We nonetheless have, just about, an entire squad of worldwide gamers.
“With the video games we have now had and the video games to come back, I’ve an actual confidence within the group and I’ll at all times select a group to win the sport, however sure, there will probably be some modifications.”
The English striker wouldn’t be obtainable for Everton’s conflict at Goodison Park and also will miss Leeds United’s sport at King Energy Stadium.